IN2NOVATION, a plateform supporting innovation
IN2NOVATION connects French or Canadian businesses located in Canada with academic research teams in France or Canada. The Platform offers 3 advantages, which provide an optimal cooperation as well as a good support in the project construction.
Give access to a wide network of economic and academic actors both in France and Canada, all focused on innovation.
Benefiting from the FCRF experience:
IN2NOVATION gives French and Canadian companies based in Canada an access to a large network of research institutions from both countries, including associated incubators.
Increasing the company's visibility within research and academic communities:
The Platform will be a valuable tool to reach a wide audience of academic experts and start-ups.
Being attentive to specific needs in a large area of expertise
Fostering new collaborations between researchers and companies in 6 key priority sectors:
The Platform will encourage new collaborations in key priority sectors for both countries: artificial intelligence and digital technologies; biosciences and health; environment; oceans; agrotechnologies; aeronautics.
Offering a wide range of services
IN2NOVATION offers to companies a large range of services. IN2NOVATION assists companies in defining the calls for proposals, prospecting and selecting future partners.
Support in defining the calls for proposals:
The company expresses its need for innovation to the Platform, which then assesses the feasibility of the project and contributes to define its outlines (co-construction).
Prospecting for research teams and publication of calls for proposals:
Relying on the FCRF network and the reputation of its co-presidents, the Platform prospects the most skilled research teams. It publishes calls for proposals according to company’s confidentiality request.
Support provided in the selection of research teams:
The company will make the final decision and will be able to rely on the scientific expertise and advice from the Platform and its co-presidents.